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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and West Palm Beach, FL (PBI)

Flight distance from Richmond to West Palm Beach (Richmond International Airport – Palm Beach International Airport) is 763 miles / 1228 kilometers / 663 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to West Palm Beach (PBI) is 879 miles / 1415 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 9 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to West Palm Beach.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Palm Beach International Airport (PBI).

How far is West Palm Beach from Richmond?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Richmond and West Palm Beach. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 763.132 miles
  • 1228.142 kilometers
  • 663.144 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 765.067 miles
  • 1231.255 kilometers
  • 664.825 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Richmond International Airport
City: Richmond, VA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″W

B Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Richmond and West Palm Beach.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

West Palm Beach, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 131 kg (289 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → West Palm Beach (PBI).

Distance:
763
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
763

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